The latest Xbox February Update is rolling out for the Xbox app today will be arriving on Microsoft’s latest generation Xbox One tomorrow, Mike Ybarra, Director Of Program Management For Xbox has taken to the official Xbox Wire website this week to reveal more details about what you can expect when the Xbox February update arrives on your Xbox console.
The latest Xbox One update brings with it a wealth of new social features that will help Xbox gamers stay connected to the Xbox Live community using both console and PC.
New features you can enjoy include : See who’s in a Party, Gamerscore Leaderboard, Re-arrange Pins on Home and access them offline, Updating Activity Feed on Xbox One, Hide games from ‘ready-to-install’ list and more. Ybarra explains more :
See who’s in a Party: On Xbox One, you will now be able to see who’s in a Party before joining. When you click on a friend who is in a Party from the friend tab of the guide, you’ll be able to see who else they’re playing with. Click the ‘Chat’ menu which appears immediately below your friend’s gamertag; this will show “See who’s in the Party” and list the gamertags of all the people in the Party.
Gamerscore Leaderboard: On Xbox One, from your profile in the guide, click My achievements and the restored Gamerscore Leaderboard will display. Through the Gamerscore Leaderboard, see where you stand relative to your friends by comparing total Gamerscore, as well as biggest gains over a rolling 30-day period. Click on the Gamerscore Leaderboard to view this information for all of your friends.
Re-arrange Pins on Home and access them offline: Many of you have told us that you want Pins on your Xbox One Home to be easier to organize. You will now be able to rearrange individual pins. Just press ‘Y’ on a pinned item and, once it blinks, you can move it around. We’ve also made Pins accessible for launching when you are offline.
Updating Activity Feed on Xbox One: Your Activity Feed on Xbox One will inform you when there are new items in your feed. Clicking the link will take you to the top of your feed where you’ll see a run-down of the newest posts, so that you always have the freshest content at your fingertips.
Avatar Store: Equip your avatar with the latest avatar items in the newly-integrated ‘Avatar Store’. On the console, the Store is built right into the Xbox Avatars app and on Windows 10 PCs and phones, access the Store through the Xbox Avatars app. Get access to the entire catalog of new and oldie-but-goodie items, including free items. As you’re perusing catalogs, enjoy the ability to preview the items on your avatar real-time before you buy.
For full details of all the updates you can expect to enjoy with the rollout of the Xbox February update jump over to the official Xbox Wire website for a full list and explanation of each via the link below.
Source: Xbox Wire
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